billk (353) - Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, USA - JUL 22, 2012
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
This "saison" had a very strong, tinny, American style, added on Belgian yeast flavor. I like saisons that are somewhat delicate, complex, and contain finesse.
JohnGalt1 (1074) - , Idaho, USA - NOV 13, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle picked up at the COOP... Poured into my small Teku... slightly hazed orange brew with a pillowy white head that dies back pretty fast... phenolic forward nose with some background orange essence and lesser apricot.. pepper and clove move slowly across the palate, light pale malt with hints of dry toast help bloom a slight fruity essence that reminds me of pears.. Pretty proper saison... Very well done.. Good bubble and light body.. Even for a nearly 8% saison, this drinks nicely.
furthur (540) - Eagle River, Alaska, USA - AUG 11, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap, medium amber beer, little head. Aroma is malt and pineapple. Taste is honey, pineapple, malt, a little citrus. Palate is super rich for a saison, carbonation subdued. This is a bit sweet for a saison, and thick. Drinks more like an amber. Not rating this quite as high as I might for being a bit out of style?
bu11zeye (12367) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - FEB 17, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(Draught) Pours a clear yellow body with a medium white head. Aroma of nuts, toasted grain, grass, pepper, and florals. Flavor of grass, nuts, herbs, some dark dried fruit, and pepper.
nealblind (1284) - Seattle, Alabama, USA - AUG 28, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
red amber pour big tan head that lasts. Aroma of apples, straw, ginger, dust. Tastes tang, rye, spice, big yeast, some pepper, some plums, bread. Half dubbel/half saison stuff. Sorta dry finish, but way too thick and sweet. Also pretty flat carb.
Ferris (8939) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 10, 2014
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Draft - Lots of banana and a bit of hay. Clear gold with a decent white head. Lots of banana and fruity esters. This beer is all yeast and none of the Saison flavors I expect.
maxwelldeux (4219) - Snohomish, Washington, USA - MAY 7, 2014
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Draught. Pours a slightly hazy dark golden color with a small white head on it. Nose is slightly floral, with some slight banana coming off it. Taste is slightly sweet with a lot of floral elements to it. Feels just a tad heavy to me to be a great summer drinker.
beernovice39 (3270) - Montana, USA - NOV 11, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap. Dark amber with a white top. Nose is fruity with yeast and spice. Taste is sweet malts with some peppery notes and yeast. Everyone in my party enjoyed this one.
BeerBrah (10) - - MAY 18, 2013
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Aroma- Aroma of light fruit and spice
Appearance - Clear amber with visible carbonation and moussey white head.
Taste - Light malt sweetness with hop and yeast spice
Mouthfeel/Palate - Very light and clean
Overall - Great summer drinker
MickieDee (28) - Spokane, Washington, USA - JUL 22, 2012
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Sampled on 7/21/2012 at the brewery tap room. A very nice summer seasonal. Soft, earthy, with hints of spice and just the right amount of tartness. I can't wait for it to become available in the Spokane area.
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